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reel

Synonyms of reel in English:

verb

  • 1 he reeled as the ship began to roll
    stagger, lurch, sway, rock, stumble, totter, wobble, falter
  • 2 the room reeled
    go round, go round and round, whirl, spin, revolve, swirl, twirl, turn, swim
  • Phrases

    reel something off

    1
    she can reel off all the U.S. vice presidents in less than a minute
    recite, rattle off, list rapidly, run through, enumerate, detail, itemize

    reeling from

    2
    we were reeling from the crisis
    shaken by, stunned by, in shock from, shocked by, taken aback by, staggered by, aghast at, upset by

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